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A new programme for Radio 4 Extra, featuring jokes that you won't have heard in this week's News Quiz, some clips from the archives and exclusive behind-the-scenes material

A new programme for Radio 4 Extra, featuring jokes that you won't have heard in this week's News Quiz, some clips from the archives and exclusive behind-the-scenes material
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Location:

United Kingdom

Genres:

Comedy

Networks:

BBC

Description:

A new programme for Radio 4 Extra, featuring jokes that you won't have heard in this week's News Quiz, some clips from the archives and exclusive behind-the-scenes material

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 8

10/22/2018
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Miles Jupp is back in the host's chair and he's joined by Helen Lewis, Neil Delamere, Felicity Ward and Susan Calman. This week Theresa May wants a deal, China wants the moon on a stick and some Greek donkeys want a rest. Writers: Madeleine Brettingham, James Kettle and Benjamin Partridge with Edward Easton and Mike Shephard Producer: Nick Coupe A BBC Studios Production.

Duration:00:44:02

Episode 7

10/15/2018
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An extended satirical review of the week's news, chaired by guest host Lucy Porter. Joining Lucy are Hugo Rifkind, Katy Brand and stand-up comedians Rhys James and Eleanor Tiernan. All the big news on Brexit, Universal Credit and the most controversial game of hide and seek of the week. Writers: Benjamin Partridge, Gabby Hutchinson Crouch and Danielle Ward with Mike Shephard and Heidi Regan. Producer: Nick Coupe A BBC Studios Production.

Duration:00:44:08

The News Quiz Extra 08.10.2018

10/8/2018
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Jo Brand takes the guest host chair for an extended satirical look at the week's news. Francis Wheen, Lloyd Langford, Lucy Porter and Sindhu Vee are on the panel. This week, all the moves from the Conservative Party Conference, a Fancy Bear and a box in the ocean plus Nobel Prize winners and the intelligence of dogs. Writers: Clint Edwards, Gabby Hutchinson Crouch and Ian Smith with additional material by Catherine Brinkworth and Mike Shephard. Producer: Luke Mason A BBC Studios Production

Duration:00:44:28

Episode 5

10/1/2018
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Extended edition of the satirical review of the week's news, chaired by guest host Bridget Christie. On the panel this week, Mark Steel, Daliso Chaponda, Danielle Ward and Deborah Frances-White discuss the Labour Party's party in Liverpool, 32 different types of ambulance and a slimmed down version of Weight Watchers. Written by Max Davis, Jessica Fostekew and Robin Morgan with additional material by Laura Major. Producer: Nick Coupe A BBC Studios Production.

Duration:00:44:07

The News Quiz Extra

9/24/2018
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An extended version of the week's news, chaired by guest host Fred MacAulay. On the panel this week are Andy Hamilton, London Hughes, Andrew Maxwell and former Director of Communications at Number 10, Katie Perrior. Much like a Salzburg restaurant, there's a lot on the menu in the News Quiz Extra this week. NB contains enough jokes to induce exotic spresm. Written by Ed Amsden & Tom Coles, Jenny Laville and Robin Morgan with additional material by Cameron Loxdale and Laura Major. Producer:...

Duration:00:44:07